Bug#546360: totem-gstreamer: Has unnecessary dependancy - gnome-icon-theme

Julian Andres Klode jak at debian.org
Wed Sep 16 18:20:13 UTC 2009

On Sat, Sep 12, 2009 at 09:30:20PM +0200, Sven Arvidsson wrote:
> On Sun, 2009-09-13 at 03:03 +0800, Fred Chien wrote:
> > The problem is that gnome-icon-theme which is dependency
> > of totem-gstreamer needs 22MB disk space at least, and also
> > gnome-icon-theme cannot be replaced with other icons packages
> > for totem-gstreamer.
> For such a corner case, wouldn't it be simpler to use equivs to create a
> dummy gnome-icon-theme package to satisfy the dependency?
If it does not crash without gnome-icon-theme, the dependency could be
downgraded to a recommends.
Julian Andres Klode  - Debian Developer, Ubuntu Member

See http://wiki.debian.org/JulianAndresKlode and http://jak-linux.org/.
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